Granite countertops are among the most durable choice when considering options for new countertops in your kitchen or bathroom. In popularity, granite has reigned supreme among the top choices for countertops for almost 40 years now. It has been seen as a statement piece in the kitchen and bathroom with its artistic veining and variety […]
Why Do People Like Granite In Kitchens And Bathrooms
Have you ever wondered why so many homeowners decide to go with granite in their kitchens or bathrooms? With so many different varieties of countertop on the market, you might wonder why granite is such a popular choice. Here at Arch City Granite, we want you to have the information you need to make informed […]
What is the Main and Most Important Difference Between Travertine and Marble?
Travertine is often thought of as a type marble and people frequently confuse the two. In fact, many people think travertine is just a fancier word for marble but this is not the case, the two are very different stones created in a unique environments giving them their own specific look and feel. One […]
What Products Should I Use on my Granite?
If you ask anyone to list their “must haves” for their dream house, granite countertops are likely to make most every list. In fact, a survey in 2012 done by MSN concluded that 75% of new kitchens used granite as a countertop choice. Granite is a timeless, elegant and durable option that lasts a lifetime. […]
Simple Home Remodeling Projects to Add Great Amount of Value
When it comes to improving the overall look and feel of your home, there are things you can do that will help you add value, without increasing your headache. Here at Arch City Granite, we are all about improving the value of your home. We want to provide you with the information you need that […]
The Story of Quartz vs Quartzite
When you are looking to beautify and update your kitchen by replacing those worn out countertops, you are probably thinking about going with stone. While researching you have probably uncovered a lot of information about different types of stone, but there is a lot of confusion about quartz and quartzite countertops. At Arch City Granite, […]
Marble the Granite Way at St. Louis Stone Countertops Company
When people think of an elegant, cool, and stunning countertop they usually think of marble. One of our biggest attractions to marble is those veins of color. When marble is formed under the earth, different minerals are exposed to heat and the veins of color are created. No two slabs of marble look the same. […]
How Well Do You Know Your Stone?
When it comes to countertops, Arch City Granite works to bring you the best stone countertops in St. Louis. We work with a lot of stone types and have found that there are a lot of myths and urban legends about different types of countertops. While it is true that not all stone countertops are […]